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India Labor force participation

(percent, source: The World Bank)

India Labor force participation rate: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for India from 1990 to 2016. The average value for India during that period was 58.23 percent with a minumum of 53.67 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 60.8 percent in 1990.
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The labor force participation rate is the percent of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active. That includes the employed and the unemployed individuals. Labor force participation rankings around the world. Create and download charts for India Labor force participation and other indicators with the country comparator.


Definition: Labor force participation rate is the proportion of the population ages 15 and older that is economically active: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period.